MSJC Wins Defensive Battle at Chaffey

The MSJC women's basketball team outlasted Chaffey College in a low scoring game Saturday afternoon in Rancho Cucamonga 54-48. The Lady Eagles led most of the way after building a 26-17 halftime lead.

MSJC was led in scoring by Danielle Smith who had 20 points to go along with 8 rebounds and 7 assists. Nicole Villalobos added 12 points and 14 rebounds in the win while Jasmyn Russell added 8 points and 5 boards.

The victory improved MSJC's record to 15-5 overall and 2-1 in Foothill Conference play. It was also the Lady Eagles second straight victory over a ranked team as Chaffey entered Saturday's game the #10 team in the state. Chaffey's record fell to 15-5, 2-1.

The Lady Eagles are back in action Wednesday when they travel to Barstow to take on the Vikings. All the action can be heard on the Eagle Radio Network at AM 1620 or msjc.edu beginning at 5 pm.